Dr. William Kanter, MD

Dr. William Kanter, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. William Kanter, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Ellicott City, MD and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1980 and specializes in plastic surgery.

5092 Dorsey Hall Dr Ste 102

Ellicott City, MD 21042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 91% of peers
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
more than 73% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 72% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Harvard/Ne Deaconess/Beth I
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kanter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kanter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kanter to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kanter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I absolutely love Dr.Kanter! I have been contemplating having a Tummy-tuck for the past 3 years. I went to see him and during our consultation,I knew I wanted him to do my procedure. He was very kind, patient and understanding. He also shared health considerations and stood is ground with me on the...more
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I am so pleased with Dr. Kanter's skill and my outcome. He spent all the time I needed to explain my lower face lift procedure. I even went back a second time prior to surgery to hear it all again. Finding a plastic surgeon who will take their time to make sure that you are comfortable with the...more
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Dr. Wm. Kanter is the only plastic surgeon I trusted to do my procedure. He's excellent, conscientious, and doesn't take shortcuts. He did my mother's facelift 20 years ago ,and still to this day, she has the most lovely neckline and refreshing, natural lift to her facial features without changing...more
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I strongly recommend Dr. Kanter and wish I had done this a couple of years ago. I just had lower blepharoplasty (eye lid) surgery with Dr. William Kanter two weeks ago and am so glad that I selected him for this procedure. The results are amazing and I couldn't be happier. Dr Kanter is a very...more
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DR.Kanter is an amazing DR. He is very involved with an excellent bed side manner. He is very realistic and does not attemp to sale you false hope. I had and still am having an amazing experience post surgery. Very grateful for his kindness.
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